Anythink York Street

(303) 405-3234
8990 York St., Ste A
Thornton, CO 80229
Hours

Tues and Thurs., 11 AM - 7 PM

Wed, Fri and Sat, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM 

Sun and Mon, Closed 

Contact

Kathy Totten, Anythink Manager/Experience Expert

Opened June 1, 2013, Anythink York Street is the latest addition to the Anythink family. This public library, housed on the Mapleton Public Schools’ Skyview Campus, provides community members and students with a sleek, modern facility, a robust collection, 25 public computers, fast Internet access and a wide variety of hands-on, innovative programming. Reserved parking is available for library customers. 

Upcoming events at Anythink York Street

Primetime for Preschoolers
Friday, April 25, 2014 11:00am
Story Time
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and other fun activities just for preschoolers. Appropriate for ages 3-5. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Tween Scene: Stop Animation
Saturday, April 26, 2014 11:00am
Tech Classes
Tween

Learn how to use iPads to create a stop-animation movie. Appropriate for tweens ages 9-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Drop-In Pokemon Gaming Club
Saturday, April 26, 2014 1:00pm
Clubs
Teen, Tween

Join this casual get-together of Pokemon card game players. Bring your own cards or play with ours. Appropriate for tweens and teens. No registration required.

Drop-In Pokemon Gaming Club
Saturday, April 26, 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Clubs
Teen, Tween

Meet up with fellow Pokemon enthusiasts to play Pokemon card games, do Pokemon themed crafts, and have fun. Appropriate for tweens and teens ages 9 and up. No registration required.

Family Fun: April Showers Bring May Flowers
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:00pm
Family

Make your own flowers from unusual materials. Appropriate for all ages. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Latest news at Anythink York Street

Anythink to Host Voodoo Doughnut for Special Teen Program

Anythink will host renowned bakery Voodoo Doughnut for a special teen program on Jan. 29, 2014, at Anythink York Street. At "The Magic of Voodoo Doughnut," students will have the opportunity to meet Voodoo Doughnut Chief Operating Officer Robin Ludwig, participate in a discussion on what it means to run a business, discover the process of designing new and creative doughnut recipes, learn about how the doughnuts are made and taste the different creations. The event, which begins at 4 pm, is limited in capacity and registration is recommended.

Anythink to Host 'From the Page to the Stage' by the Colorado Ballet Studio Company

In continuing to offer participatory experiences for customers of all ages, Anythink will host two performances of “From the Page to the Stage,” an interactive dance showcase by the Colorado Ballet Studio Company. These performances take place at 6 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Anythink Brighton in Brighton, Colo., and on Friday, Nov. 1, at Anythink York Street in Thornton, Colo. Both performances are free and open to the public. 

Anythink York Street to Host CompuGirls

In partnership with the University of Colorado, Anythink will host CompuGirls, a two-month program that encourages 13- to 17-year-old girls to use technology as a voice for social justice. Held every Saturday in September and October at Anythink York Street in Thornton, Colo., CompuGirls will encourage Anythink’s young female customers to explore the world of technology in a meaningful way.

Molina Speaks Gives Special Teen Performance at Anythink

As part of Anythink’s interactive mySummer programming, hip-hop and spoken word artist Molina Speaks will engage teens during a special performance at Anythink York Street. Not only will teens get a chance to watch Molina Speaks perform, they will work with him to create their own verbal works of art. This special performance at Anythink York Street will be held in the Mapleton Public Schools auditorium next to the library at 3 pm on Wednesday, July 17.

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Anythink York Street Grand Opening Announced

Anythink will soon open the doors of Anythink York Street, a new 9,388-square-foot public library in Thornton, Colo. Media and the public are invited to celebrate and explore the modern new library from 1-4 pm on June 1, 2013. Anythink York Street is a unique community partnership between Mapleton Public Schools and Anythink Libraries. The public library is housed on the school district's Skyview Campus at 8990 York Street in southeast Thornton, serving community members of all ages with Anythink's innovative service model, emphasizing creativity and learning through participation.